Top universities may give credits for MOOCsAustralian Financial Review.
The two universities, both charter members of United States online course provider edX, are discussing an international alliance with other universities in which each of them will offer credit for MOOCs originating with other group members.
At least four overseas universities have been in discussions about the alliance with the University of Queensland and Australian National University. These are Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology or ETH Zurich, the University of British Columbia in Canada and Boston University in the US.
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